Azim Shaikh

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Time Traveling Through a Lens

I would hesitate to claim that anything is impossible—or rather virtually impossible. The White Queen in <i>Through the Looking Glass</i> made a regular …

Solar Energy: Make It Work For You

People are moving away from fossil fuels for energy.Solar energy will play a result. This article can definitely help you great tips on using solar …

New Method Could Make Quantum Computers a Reality Sooner Than We Thought

A Little Less Unmanageable<p>Researchers from the Tyndall National Institute have devised a method that would make entangling photons easier, and …

Over 40 Ancient Ships Discovered on the Bottom of the Black Sea

About 12,000 years ago, at the end of the last Ice Age, melting glaciers began filling the Black Sea. Researchers still aren’t sure just when the sea …

Archaeology

Physicists Think These Could Be the Weirdest Objects in the Universe

"Strange stars" could theoretically exist forever, though we've never spotted one.<p>When an incredibly massive star supernovas, it leaves behind one of two things: a neutron star or a black hole. Neutron stars are the leftover cores of massive stars after they have ejected all their other material. …

Physics

The Coloring Book From The Producers Of Ancient Aliens Has Gone Viral

Colouring has come of age as both an effective method of de-stressing and creating your own art in the process. An Ultimate gift for Ancient Aliens …

Ancient Aliens

Dark energy will slowly tear universe apart millions of years from now

Cosmological models indicate 'Little Rip' end of universe scenario, where galaxies are slowly torn to bits.<p>The universe is going to be slowly torn …

Solar Power Turns Water and Carbon Dioxide Into Fuel

The pilot project in Finland will create liquid or gas fuel using only renewable energy sources.<p>Finish researchers are building a demonstration power …

Carbon Dioxide

8 Space City Concepts That Are Out of This World

<b>1. THE STANFORD TORUS:</b> NASA put a man on the moon in 1969—so it makes sense that by the 1970s its engineers' imaginations extended to entire space …

Astronomers built the largest map of “holes” in the universe to prove Einstein was right about gravity

Since its discovery in 2008, astronomers have been puzzled by a cosmic mystery so vexing that it has even led some to question whether the general theory of relativity—Einstein’s masterpiece theory of gravity—is wrong on cosmic scales. The trouble is that light travelling through the universe does …

Dark Matter

Strange Waves Hint at Hidden Moons of Uranus

Weird waves in Uranus' rings suggest there might be two tiny, unknown moonlets orbiting there.<p>Researchers know little about the distant, icy planet …

Astronomy

We're Closing in on Discovering Planet 9 From Outer Space

Astronomers have narrowed down the area in the sky where a hypothetical, Neptune-sized Planet 9 might be found, and in doing so may have solved a …

North Pole

Smiley Face on Jupiter Wants You to Have a Nice Day (Photo)

Jupiter appears to be flashing a big smile at the solar system, in an image that was created using data from NASA's Juno spacecraft.<p>On Aug. 27, the …

Life, art, the universe and everything

Bob Holman and a life well lived | Art and deep space | Nudist plays at the Tate | When to dip your credit card<p>Of course Bob Holman (Obituary, 16 June) resigned from his professorship in social administration at Bath University in order to live more fully by his Christian socialist principles. He …

Space

Why Science Says You Should Sleep Twice a Day, Not Once | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Do you wake up in the middle of the night?<p>A lot?<p>Have you ever wondered that the reason isn't because you're stressed? It may be because your body just doesn't want to sleep the way you're telling …

Sleep